I understand the reasons behind his keeping a distance from a girl he cares about. Because the truth is, sometimes getting close to the fire does actually burn you.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
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A life lived following one's dreams and passions is the purest form of existence. It is the only way to truly understand the music of the universe.
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
Understanding attributed-no-source simplicity
The great authors were great readers, and one way to understand them is to read the books they read.
There are souls, he thought, whose umbilicus has never been cut. They never got weaned from the universe. They do not understand death as an enemy; they look forward to rotting and turning into humus.
To agree without understanding is inane. To disagree without understanding is impudent.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.
I understand, and not knowing how to express myself without pagan words, I’d rather remain silent
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
You have understood what all great painters understand: in order to forget the rules, you must know them and respect them.
There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you'd better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you'll never understand what it's saying.
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